Dr. Ethan Colliver, DO

Dr. Ethan Colliver, DO

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Dr. Ethan Colliver, DO is a spinal cord injury specialist in Blacksburg, VA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Arizona College Of Osteopathic Med Glendale Az in 2004 and specializes in spinal cord injury medicine and sports medicine.

3706 S Main St Ste D

Blacksburg, VA 24060

Contact Information

(540) 443-3832

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Colliver's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Low Back Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Colliver treats Low Back Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Colliver treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Colliver treats Back Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Colliver treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Colliver treats Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Colliver treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Dr. Colliver's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Anterior Horn Disease
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Disorders
Back Impairment
Back Injuries
Back Pain
Back Sprain
Baker’s Cyst
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Palsy
Cervical Herniated Disc
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spine Disorders
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Injuries
EMG (Electromyography)
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Steroid Injections
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Hand Conditions
Heel Spur
Herniated Disc
Hip Dysplasia
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Low Back Pain
Morton's Neuroma
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (OMT)
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Postherpetic Neuralgia
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
Torticollis
Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
Ultrasound-Guided Injection
Upper Back Pain
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ethan Colliver, DO is a spinal cord injury specialist in Blacksburg, VA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Arizona College Of Osteopathic Med Glendale Az in 2004 and specializes in spinal cord injury medicine and sports medicine.

Specialties

  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

2009
Buffalo Spine and Sports Institute
Fellowship Hospital
2008
University Of Utah, Pmr Department
Residency Hospital
2005
Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital
Internship Hospital
2004
Arizona College Of Osteopathic Med Glendale Az
Medical School
1998
James Madison University
Undergraduate School
2009
2008
2005
2004
1998

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • American Pain Society Scholarship Recipient, May 2007
  • University of Utah, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Resident Research Award, 2007-2008
  • Mark P. Scott Outstanding Resident of the Year Award, June 2008

Media & Publications

  • Association of Chiari malformation and Craniocervical Instability in Children with Beare-Stevenson Syndrome; A Case Report and Literature Review., 2006
  • Radial nerve palsy in a manual laborer after shoveling, July 2007

Dr. Colliver's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Colliver

2.7

Based on 38 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(2)
1 Star
52.63157894736842%
(20)

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The doctor examined me and hurt me, then told me to go to his (!) spinal clinic next door. I requested PT instead, which helped greatly, but when I saw him again, he insisted that I was not better at all, implying that he did not believe my word that I can work out again at the gym because the...Read More
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DEEEPEST THANKS, Dr. Colliver, for your caring and recommendations re: my back. I am truly grateful that you are working with me!! Questions 1. Did you see the results of my Nuclear Medicine Spect CT of my lumbar spine?. A family member asked me to ask you these questions: 1. Should I stop...Read More
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I had low back pain that radiated down my thigh and calf. I began physical therapy which helped significantly, but the pain recurred. Dr. Colliver gave me an SI injection that completely relieved the pain. My job requires me to be alert. I cannot routinely take pain meds or muscle relaxers. I...Read More
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Possibly the worst experience I have ever had with a physician. Nothing was learned at my visit that was not already explained to me by my primary care doctor. Pain is an illusion to him as having a herniated disc is not worthy of even the mildest of medication to manage.
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We've had multiple apple w/ very little info. They schedule you w/PA whoasks questions that could be done over phone. Follow up is with Dr Colliver. seems great when you can see him. So 4 visits could've been handled in 2. also really favor & recommend their in house rehab (no insurance cov) over...Read More
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

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